My mother is an amazing cook. for as long as i can remember, she has been able to whip a three course meal for a family of six using whatever she found in the fridge. She has a gift and it’s one that i’d like to believe she has passed down to me.   now… i don’t think i’ve reached her level of expertise, but i have been able to manage to whip a few things up that others seem to like. Here’s a list of some easy recipes i’ve been able to document on this blog.


Apple spice cocktail

Prickly pear margarita

Spicy Mango Michelada 


Easiest ground turkey pasta sauce

My mom’s lasagna

Easiest chicken recipe

Pumpkin white bean chili

 Minestrone soup

Pizza with goat cheese 

Pineapple and cilantro turkey burgers

Butternut squash and sausage casserole

Mint and beef pita pockets

Easiest ground turkey pasta sauce



Avocado and mango smoothie bowl 

Acorn squash and apple frittata

Ginger pomegranate parfaits

Banana pancakes

Strawberry chia smoothie

Tomato spinach frittata

Easy stuffed French toast


Chocolate croissants

Sam’s pizza dough recipe

Pumpkin spiced scones

Chocolate pecan biscotti


Nectarine and gorgonzola crostini

Roasted tomatoes avocado dip

Ricotta and mozzarella pasta balls 

Almond peach crostini

Slow roasted tomatoes in garlic olive oil

NYC roasted almonds

“clean” peanut butter


Parsley and walnut pesto

Fried plantains with spicy aioli

Watermelon and feta salad


Cinnamon mocha homemade ice-cream

Home made rum raisin ice cream

Easiest peanut butter cookies

Peach and blueberry cobbler

Easy caramel apples with chocolate and walnuts

Sam’s strawberry shortcake

Peppermint crinkle cookies

Classic coconut cake

Oatmeal Choco-raisin cookies

Strawberry Gallette


what are your thoughts?